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champion producer in the JCofth
west. He says the small breed is
the best egg-producer, and it is
less expensive to keep.
He has the feeding of chickens
figured so closely as to show that
it ought to cost only $1.25 for a
Leghorn for a year "$1.50 for a
Rhode Island Red, and $1.75. for
a Plymouth Rock.
.'Light W i nds
Mostly cloudy to
night and Wednes
day; -for- Chicago
and- vicinitv; not
much" change in
tonight about 5 de
grees ; light variable winds.
CANARY GUARDS BABY'S SLEEP
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A London family has a canary of more than average intelli
gence.. It likes the baby of the house so well that when the child
goes to sleep the tiny bird will perch on the cradle and remain on
guard until baby wakes up. It shows its disapproval in -a very spir
ited manner if anyone disturbes the baby's slumber. This photo
graph was taken while the baby was taking an afternoon siesta.
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